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Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and AIDS and related issues, including antiretroviral therapy, behavioral counseling, HIV testing, sexually transmitted diseases, and infection prevention. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Screening and Diagnosis

Prevention

Treatment

Complications and Special Situations

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care



Overview

02/15/2014 What Is New in HIV Infection?

Screening and Diagnosis

04/15/2014 Screening for HIV [Putting Prevention into Practice]
04/15/2014 Screening for HIV: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
05/15/2010 Diagnosis and Initial Management of Acute HIV Infection Algorithm Differential Diagnosis
12/15/2009 Applying HIV Testing Guidelines in Clinical Practice
08/15/2009 ACP Releases Guidance Statement on Screening for HIV [Practice Guidelines]

Prevention

04/01/2015 Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
04/01/2015 HIV Prevention: Recommendations from the International Antiviral Society—USA Panel [Practice Guidelines]
10/15/2013 Emtricitabine/Tenofovir (Truvada) for HIV Prophylaxis [STEPS]
08/01/2013 Antiretroviral Preexposure Prophylaxis for Preventing HIV Infection in High-Risk Individuals [Cochrane for Clinicians]
03/01/2012 Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent Transmission in HIV-Discordant Couples [Cochrane for Clinicians]
04/01/2008 Abstinence-Plus Programs for Prevention of HIV [Cochrane for Clinicians]
10/01/2004 Effectiveness of Condoms in Reducing Heterosexual Transmission of HIV [Cochrane for Clinicians]

Treatment

03/15/2015 ART for HIV: Recommendations from the International Antiviral Society—USA Panel [Practice Guidelines]
06/15/2011 Common Adverse Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Disease Patient Education
11/01/2009 HIV Infection: The Role of Primary Care
01/15/2006 Preventive Counseling, Screening, and Therapy for the Patient with Newly Diagnosed HIV Infection
01/01/2001 Obstetric Care of Patients with HIV Disease Patient Education

Complications and Special Situations

09/01/2016 CDC Releases Updated Guidelines for Postexposure Prophylaxis After Sexual, Injection Drug, or Other Nonoccupational Exposures to HIV [Practice Guidelines] new
07/15/2013 Corticosteroids for Presumed Pneumocystis Pneumonia in Patients with HIV Infection [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]
02/15/2011 Complications of HIV Infection: A Systems-Based Approach
07/15/2010 Postexposure Prophylaxis Against Human Immunodeficiency Virus Algorithm
12/15/2009 Delivery Options for Prevention of Perinatal HIV Transmission [Letters to the Editor]

Editorials and Letters

04/15/2014 AAFP Recommends Universal Screening for HIV Infection Beginning at 18 Years of Age [Editorials]
02/15/2011 Challenges of Improving Adherence to HIV Therapy [Editorials]
11/15/2014 AAFP Should Support HIV Screening for All 15- to 17-Year-Olds [Letters to the Editor]
11/15/2006 The Changing Role of Family Physicians in HIV Care [Letters to the Editor]

Patient Education, Self-Care

06/15/2011 Common Side Effects of HIV Medicines Patient Education

From FamilyDoctor.org

AAFP's Patient Education Resource

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